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Related to cryobiological: cryobiology, cryobiologist


The study of the effects of very low temperatures on living organisms.

cry′o·bi′o·log′i·cal (-bī′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
cry′o·bi′o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
cry′o·bi·ol′o·gist n.
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(Biology) of or relating to cryobiology
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The basic goal of cryoinvestigations was to predict the cell response to freeze/thaw processes and cryoprotective agent addition/removal, as well as evaluation of cryobiological variables such as biophysical, physicochemical and other parameters responsible for cryoinjury of living cells.